Cheryl K. Chumley is a full-time writer with The Washington Times. She writes about politics and government for The Washington Examiner, Blaze Magazine, American Enterprise Institute, The Heartland Institute, Human Events, Townhall Magazine, Capital Research Center, The Heritage Foundation, and more. She is a journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation, a prestigious conservative organization in Washington, D.C., where she spent a year researching and writing about private property rights. She has spoken on private property rights and land-use issues and has been recognized as a journalist by local and state entities in Georgia and Virginia for her work in support of the Freedom of Information Act. Cheryl lives in Stafford, Virginia.